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‘Yeva’ goes to Varna Int’l FilmFest. 17 Aug 2019

‘Yeva’ goes to Varna Int’l FilmFest.

Iranian feature ‘Yeva’ by Anahid Abad has been accepted into the Spectrum section of 27th International Film Festival in Varna, Bulgaria.

Iranian firms to participate in 61st Damascus International Fair 05 Aug 2019

Iranian firms to participate in 61st Damascus International Fair

Figures show that the 61st Damascus International Fair will witness wide-scale participation of Iranian firms.

‘Tangle’ goes to Seattle Filmfest. in US 30 Apr 2019

‘Tangle’ goes to Seattle Filmfest. in US

Iranian short animated piece ‘Tangle’, directed by Maliheh Gholamzadeh, has made it into the competition program of the 45th Seattle International Film Festival in the United States.

‘Pedovore’ to vie at 49th Tampere Filmfest. 02 Feb 2019

‘Pedovore’ to vie at 49th Tampere Filmfest.

 Iranian short ‘Pedovore’ directed by Mohammad Kart will have its first international screening at the 49th Tampere Film Festival in Finland. ‘Pedovore’ directed by Mohammad Kart will vie at the international competition section of the 49th Tampere Film Festival in Finland. “Nobody takes the feeling of love in children seriously, but in the world that is like […]

“Hendi and Hormoz” wins awards at Trans-Saharan filmfest 22 Dec 2018

“Hendi and Hormoz” wins awards at Trans-Saharan filmfest

 Iranian director Abbas Amini’s “Hendi and Hormoz”, about an arranged marriage, won three awards at the 15th edition of the Trans-Saharan International Film Festival, which was held in Zagora, Morocco from December 13 to 17. The film won the best screenplay award for its screenplay written by Amini and Hossein Farrokhzadeh. It also received the […]

French filmfest honors “Revolt”, “Animal” 20 Oct 2018

French filmfest honors “Revolt”, “Animal”

The Iranian films “Revolt” and “Animal” have won awards at the 16th International Festival Signes de Nuit, the organizers have announced. “Revolt” by Kurosh Asgari won the main award of the short film competition, and the Night Award was given to “Animal” by Bahram and Bahman Ark. “Revolt” tells the story of a boatwoman who […]

St. Louis Filmfest. to host Iranian animation ‘Nobody’ 06 Oct 2018

St. Louis Filmfest. to host Iranian animation ‘Nobody’

Iranian animated short ‘Nobody’ by Elham Toroghi has been accepted into the competition program of the 27th St. Louis International Film Festival in the US. The 9-minute animation which features no dialogue, is the story of a white cat who lives in a city of black dwellers. The cat makes many attempts to get food […]

Iran to take part at 37th Uppsala filmfest. with 2 titles 22 Sep 2018

Iran to take part at 37th Uppsala filmfest. with 2 titles

 Iranian short ‘Umbra’ by Saeid Jafarian and animated piece ‘Maned & Macho’ by Shiva Sadegh-Asadi have been accepted into the competition section of 37th Uppsala International Short Film Festival in Sweden. Two award-winning Iranian films, including ‘Umbra’ and ‘Maned & Macho’, have been chosen to compete with 77 other titles at the international competition section […]

‘Appendix’ at 26th Love Is Folly filmfest. in Bulgaria 28 Aug 2018

‘Appendix’ at 26th Love Is Folly filmfest. in Bulgaria

 Iranian feature ‘Appendix’ directed by Hossein Namazi is taking part at the 26th International Film Festival Love Is Folly in Bulgaria. ‘Appendix’ is taking part in the main competition section of the Bulgarian festival with 11 other titles from Belgium, England, Germany, France, Turkey, Russia, Hungary, Ireland and the host country. The feature addresses social […]

‘20th Circuit Suspects’ to vie at Golden Apricot Filmfest 14 Aug 2018

‘20th Circuit Suspects’ to vie at Golden Apricot Filmfest

Iranian filmmaker Hesam Eslami’s acclaimed documentary ‘20th Circuit Suspects’ will go on screen at the 15th Golden Apricot Yerevan International Film Festival. ‘20th Circuit Suspects’ had its international premiere at Hot Docs, a prestigious festival documentary film in Toronto, Canada in May. It won the Crystal Simorgh for best documentary at the 35th Fajr Film […]